Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, January 21, 1950

Northampton Town Swindon Town

HT: 0-1 M.Owen (17')
Attendance:  14,633   Referee:  E.V. Crook


1
ANSELL
2
SMALLEY
3
BARRON
4
CANDLIN
5
MCCOY
6
HUGHES
7
SMITH
8
DIXON
9
MCCULLOCH
10
MURPHY
11
MITCHELL
1
BURTON
2
HUNT
3
LLOYD
4
COWIE
5
HUDSON
6
KAYE
7
WHEELER
8
DAWSON
9
OWEN
10
PATERSON
11
WILLIAMS

Lineups
1
Jack ANSELL
                 
Sam BURTON
1
2
Tom SMALLEY  
                 
George HUNT
2
3
Bill BARRON
                 
Billy LLOYD
3
4
Maurice CANDLIN
                 
Andy COWIE
4
5
Tim MCCOY
                 
Garth HUDSON
5
6
Gwyn HUGHES
                 
Harry KAYE
6
7
Dave SMITH
                 
Alf WHEELER
7

8
Arthur DIXON
                 
Tom DAWSON
8

9
Adam MCCULLOCH
               
Maurice OWEN
9
10
Eddie MURPHY
                 
George PATERSON
10
11
Bert MITCHELL
                 
Gordon WILLIAMS
11














Results on Saturday, January 21, 1950: League Table

 
  Aldershot 1 - 2 Exeter City  
  Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 0 - 2 Bristol Rovers  
  Bristol City 1 - 2 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Crystal Palace 2 - 1 Southend United  
  Leyton Orient 4 - 0 Ipswich Town  
  Newport County 2 - 1 Walsall  
  Northampton Town 0 - 1 Swindon Town  
  Norwich City 0 - 2 Millwall  
  Nottingham Forest 1 - 2 Torquay United  
  Reading 2 - 1 Port Vale  
  Watford 2 - 1 Notts County  

Table as at Saturday, January 21, 1950:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Notts County 25 16 4 5 55 24 2.29 36 
2 Torquay United 26 15 5 6 47 36 1.31 35 
3 Northampton Town 26 14 5 7 47 32 1.47 33 
4 Norwich City 26 13 5 8 46 33 1.39 31 
5 Nottingham Forest 26 13 4 9 43 23 1.87 30 
6 Reading 27 13 4 10 51 43 1.19 30 
7 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 27 12 6 9 39 35 1.11 30 
8 Port Vale 25 11 7 7 30 18 1.67 29 
9 Southend United 23 11 7 5 34 21 1.62 29 
10 Watford 26 10 8 8 29 23 1.26 28 
11 Brighton and Hove Albion 27 10 6 11 41 48 0.85 26 
12 Crystal Palace 26 9 7 10 31 36 0.86 25 
13 Bristol Rovers 25 10 3 12 26 33 0.79 23 
14 Swindon Town 25 8 6 11 37 38 0.97 22 
15 Newport County 25 9 4 12 48 66 0.73 22 
16 Walsall 25 7 7 11 37 32 1.16 21 
17 Bristol City 26 8 5 13 39 47 0.83 21 
18 Leyton Orient 25 7 7 11 34 50 0.68 21 
19 Millwall 26 9 2 15 35 42 0.83 20 
20 Aldershot 25 7 4 14 23 41 0.56 18 
21 Exeter City 25 6 5 14 35 58 0.60 17 
22 Ipswich Town 25 4 7 14 30 58 0.52 15 

Key: Promotion Re-election